A video recording of the screen.

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Building xvidcap on Ubuntu 14.04 - undefined reference to symbol 'XGetWindowAttributes'

I'm trying to build xvidcap from sources on Ubuntu 14.04 since no package is available. I've stumbled upon following error during make: gcc -Wall -g ...
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How do I record with VokoScreen? It won't start. (14.04.1)

I installed it, everything works except when I start recording. The problem is...it won't even start. Webcam works, timer till it starts work, but it won't start. the screen blinks white, but it won't ...
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Screen recording with ring buffer

Is there any screen recording software which can record to ring buffer? I'd like to have a recording of the last 10-15 minutes happening in some window. To be more concrete, I want to this ...
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Screencam that records sound (2014) [closed]

It's 2014. What's the best tool for recording a session on my computer that includes internal audio?
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How to make “Record My Desktop” capture only one monitor?

I've been using Record My Desktop for a while but a "problem" shows up. Today I have two monitors. One monitor extend another, but RMD when is capturing my desktop, records the entire desktop which ...
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Vokoscreen area recording problem

I'm having problems trying to make area recordings with Vokoscreen 2.0.0-2 in Ubuntu 14.04, the center marker is showing in the video. Is there any way to make area recordings without this center ...
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Vokoscreen buttons panel doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.04

Hello I installed vokoscreen in Ubuntu 14.04 via repositories and it works correctly, except for a small issue if I try to start, pause or stop vokoscreen via the panel buttons doesn't works for me. I ...
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Vokoscreen Not Working On Ubuntu 14.04

I been trying to make it work on Ubuntu 14.04, but no luck . How do I fix the error ? Full Logs Starting VokoScreen From Terminal vokoscreen [vokoscreen] Locale: "en_US" [vokoscreen] ...
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Is there an app for screen recoding with PIP (picture in picture)

I'm looking for a screencast software that can record my screen and my face (using my webcam) in a Picture-in-picture (you know, that secondary video in a small rectangle in the corner of the screen). ...
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Choppy Recording of Desktop Effects

I'm attempting to record a demo of the KDE desktop effects on my computer. All seems to be working well, except for when rotate the cube, at which point it gets choppy. See this video for an ...
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Screencast with avconv cuts off last 5 seconds of audio

I'm trying to record a screencast using avconv (installed from official repo). All seems to work OK, except one thing: Always, the last 5 seconds from my mic audio are dropped from the final video. I ...
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How to zoom in while screencasting?

Is there a way I can zoom in where the cursor is, while screencasting, something like this: I presently using kazam on Ubuntu 12.10 64-bit for screencasting. Good alternatives which allow this ...
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Kazam is not recording audio from Logitech USB headset [closed]

I am trying to record a short screencast using Kazam. Unfortunately, it refuses to record sound from my Logitech USB headset. The Kazam preferences show only "Monitor*" devices. What can I do to make ...
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Recording a Screencast in XMonad

I have been trying to record a screencast under xmonad, the problem is that it seems that both vokoscreen and record my desktop go a bit haywire when I try to tell them to record one window under ...
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Camdesk doesn't work

I'm trying to use camdesk following this OMG article, but camdesk isn't working and not sending any error messages. I open it in terminal using: ./camdesk.py A white square appears in the middle ...
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Repost screencasts for Lubuntu? (blip have removed them)

Lubuntu documentation lists quite a few screencasts - however since Nov 7, 2013 links are redirected to a blip account removed notice. Looking at their terms of use, perhaps they considered it was ...
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How to record video streamed to Firefox

I'm using Ubuntu Precise 64 bit. Is there an app which will capture video & audio from a TV programme being played on my PC? I'm thinking of the video coming on Demand. PS by capture, I mean ...
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how to pass a{sv} arguments to gdbus?

i have problem to passing the arguments of the function in a dictionary format (string,variant); i try to run a screencast in gnome and to start the function i need to pass these asrguments: -method ...
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Video quality goes bad when add video to kdenlive?

I have used many screencast programs and every time i add output recording to kdenlive for editing, it shows pixelated video. Quality of video becomes very low and i can't figure out the reason for ...
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Low Quality Screencast with kazam and recordmydesktop?

I created my first screencast recently using Kazam screencaster and edited it in kdenlive. But the quality of video is low, pixelated. I tried RecordMyDesktop, it is buggy and doesn't show a few parts ...
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Ubuntu Gnome 3.0 Ctrl+Alt+Shift+R Screencast Recorder not working

I'm trying to record a video, but nothing is happening when I'm pressing Ctrl+Alt+Shift+R, while the wiki claims that I'm supposed at least to see a red circle at the bottom. Are there some ...
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screencast-o-matic keyboard shortcuts - I can't get them to work

I switched to ubuntu a few months ago and I have not yet been able to understand why Screencast-o-Matic keyboard shortcuts don't work. Apparently they should work on ubuntu in the same way as on ...
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Ubuntu as Miracast Sender/receiver

couldn't find anything about Ubuntu act as a Miracast receiver or sender. General info about Miracast at Wikipedia Should this work? Supported HW? (Wifi direct?) only via WiFi no LAN? If Wifi direct ...
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Stop Kazam Recording with xmonad?

I am very pleased with Kazam as a screen recording software. It runs smoothly, and allows to simultaneously record the monitor of my system audio and an external microphone. However, I like to use ...
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Professional screencast with audio drawings and quizzes

I want to create some screencasts with audio using Ubuntu. I also would like to be able to make "drawings", like arrows pointing at different part of the screen, shade a part of the screen and leave a ...
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How to make a screencast in 13.04? [duplicate]

The question explains what is my need. Can we make screencast without using additional software other than ffmpeg? While searching the net, I found a solution. The solution was: ffmpeg -f alsa -i ...
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How can I animate my mouse for screencasts?

I need to create some screencast tutorials, and I would like to animate my mouse for this purpose. E.g. Ideally I would like my mouse to be highlighted, to use an animation when clicking, and possibly ...
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ffmpeg / avconv follow_mouse not working?

I'm trying the option -follow_mouse with both ffmpeg and avconv and I can't make it work. avconv version 0.8.6-6:0.8.6-1ubuntu2 tells me: Option follow_mouse not found. ffmpeg version ...
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Best way to record VNC session (VLC screencast)?

I know I can record my desktop while running Remmina, but is there an easy way to record a VNC session without having to watch the actual session live on your screen? Sometimes I need to leave the ...
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Unable to record videos in webm format with any screen recording software on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Im unable to record videos in webm format with any screen recording software on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have tried using Kazam, Tibesti, Eidete etc. All of them failed to record webm videos. Do you have ...
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Screenkey in Kubuntu 12.04?

I'm trying to run Screenkey in order to screencast a tutorial in which the attendants are to see my key strokes. However, it turns out that although Screencast didn't require any additional ...
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How to do GIF animations for instructions and learning purposes over GUI? [duplicate]

I am trying to categorize many similar threads here. For example, I find this GIF animation freaking cool in this answer here. How can I do this kind of animations? How can I make sure it does not ...
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Ubuntu bad for webcam recording/screencasting or is it just me?

I have a few webcams sitting around and I tried recording video using GUVCview, VLC, Cheese, and a few others and they all have a terrible background noise, and/or the audio is out of sync...how can I ...
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What is a desktop recorder with global shortcuts?

My OS is Ubuntu 12.04. I searched on google hundreds of times and I couldn't find any solution for desktop recorder software. There is the Kazam unstable version, but shortcut keys didn't work. I ...
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Is there a program which allow easily to add speech bubbles to a video/screen cast?

I am currently creating a screencast tutorial for a lecture. Therefore I use recordmydesktop to get a video of my actions. Now I want to annotate some actions in the video with speech bubbles ( or ...
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How to make a set of screenshots automatically?

I would like to do an animated gif file. Thus I need all images and then I can build the gif file with gimp or convert. But in order to obtain the images how can I do a set of successive screenshots ...
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What are the best Screencasting tools? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a screencast? Please i wanna know (people whom have tried) which sceencast tool is the best. For me i've tried kazam but i still unconvinced totally with ...
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How can I record an OpenGL game in Ubuntu?

I would like to create a short clip of me playing Minecraft, an OpenGL game. The usual screencast recorders do not properly record OpenGL. What kind of software is available for this purpose? My ...
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Audio delays progressively when recording with ffmpeg

I am trying to record screencasts in Ubuntu 12.04, I have a working command, the audio sounds great and the video looks great. I have one issue though, the audio delays as the video goes on. At the ...
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How to add microphone audio into avconv's video in x11grab mode?

I want to create some screencast, I am using avconv (recent ffmpeg counterpart) for doing so. This is the reference for command I used. I also referred the avconv manual pages. Due to some reason I ...
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Screencast not producing files

I'm using Gnome 3 on 12.04 and trying to create a screencast. I start the screencast using the Ctrl-Alt-Shift-R shortcut and the red light appears in the bottom right corner. I go about my business ...
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How to record a screencast with audio in gnome shell

I'm trying to change my configuration so that the default alt + ctrl + shift + r also records audio. I've used this code: gsettings set org.gnome.shell.recorder pipeline "queue ! videorate ! vp8enc ...
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How can I accurately select an area of screen to record when using RecordMyDesktop?

When using RecordMyDesktop I want to select an area of the screen to record, not just a particular window or the whole screen. The application instructs you to click and drag to select the area you ...
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Create a screencast in a low end PC, but fast (maybe by sacrificing compression ?)

As the title suggests, I am asking a lot. We've been trying to generate some screencasts on my eeepc. recordmydesktop is doing the job decently, but only if allowed time to "compile" the video ...
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Fragments with recordmydesktop

I tried to record an Screencast wih gtk-recordmydesktop. The Sound Quality is great but I get a lot of fragments in the Video. Its comes if I refresh an area like the browser windows. Here is a ...
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How can i change the default save location the gnome3 screencast? [closed]

How can i change the default save location the gnome3 screencast? By default it saves on /home/video.
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Can I use the Gnome Shell built-in screencast tool in Unity?

In Gnome Shell you can press Control+Shift+Alt+R to start and stop the built-in screencast tool. What is the name of this tool? Is it possible to invoke it from within Unity?
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I want to record a screencast of a processing sketch

I have a created a music visualisation using Processing. I now want to convert that to a video, and the least obtrusive way I could think of is to record a screencast. I figured exporting Processing ...
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Audio not working for Gnome Screencast Ctrl + Alt + Shift + R

I can do screencasts by pressing ctrl+alt+shift+r, but I get no sound when I view the videos, I've check my built in mic and headset, they both work on skype and such, I just can't record sound with ...
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How do I get xvidcap working?

Previously, I used xvidcap to record screencasts in Ubuntu. I have upgraded to 12.04 LTS (precise) and it seems that xvidcap has been removed from the archive. Any suggestions on a replacement?